This is the PESA Executive Board that will serve you for 2014-2015. Please feel free to contact any of the executive board members with any questions.

Past President -Rhea Taylor, Business Manager for Planning, Design and Construction  X3505.

Rhea has worked at UCCS for twelve years.  She started out in the University Center at the Help Desk, supervising students. She was then promoted to the College of Engineering, Computer Science Department, where she worked as the Office Manager for four years.  Rhea was then assigned the additional responsibility of managing the grant funding for the Engineering College before moving into her current position in Facilities Services, as the Business Manager in 2007. Rhea currently manages the necessary contracts and budgets for all construction and remodel work on the UCCS Campus. Prior to her career with UCCS, she worked for the Department of Corrections for eight years, six of them as a correctional officer at a medium security prison. She received my bachelor’s degree from CSU-Pueblo in Psychology and her master’s degree in Public Administration from UCCS in 2011.




 President: Sabrina Wienholtz , Asstistant Director -Student Life & Leadership, Campus Life X3632

Sabrina Wienholtz currently serves as the Assistant Director of Student Life and Leadership. A member of the UCCS staff since 2007, Sabrina graduated from UCCS with an MA in Leadership and Student Affairs in Higher Education in May of 2011. In her current role Sabrina oversees the day-to-day operation of the Student Life office, advises student organizations including the Student Government Association, develops broad leadership programming, and manages budget and compliance concerns for the department. Currently the Secretary / Treasurer for PESA, Sabrina hopes to serve fellow staff members as both a resource and an advocate. In her free time, Sabrina bowls in a league, does yoga, and spends time with her husband and cats.


  President Elect: Steve Medlin , Director Student Financial Services X3156


Steve received his B.S. in Accounting from The University of Phoenix in 1998 and his MBA with an emphasis in Services Management from UCCS in 2006. He began his career at UCCS in 2002 in the Accounting office as an Accountant I. He moved to the Student Financial Services office as Assistant Bursar in 2005 and assumed leadership of that department in 2007. Steve served as the Student Financials module functional lead for UCCS on the CUSIS implementation project from 2006 through 2010. His favorite pastimes are spending time with his family (including 3 dogs), reading, and RVing.




 Secretary-Treasurer: Cynthia Norton,  Hazardous Materials Management Specialist, Police Operations X 3212

Cindy is part of the Environmental, Health and Safety group on campus.  Her area of expertise is in hazardous materials management and occupational safety.  She holds a BS in business and an MBA in safety management both from the University of Arizona.  Prior to joining UCCS, as a military spouse Cindy has moved around living in New Hampshire, Germany and Florida.  Being a military spouse has required that Cindy utilize both her business education and safety education depending upon the job market where they were stationed.  With that in mind, Cindy has worked as an account/marketing specialist, business manager for a high school, club manager for an AF Officer’s club, environmental consultant and plant safety engineer.  She is also highly involved in leadership positions within her local church.  Most importantly she is a mom and wife.  



 Member at Large: Brad Johnson,  Design and Construction Project Manager, Facilities, x 3509

Brad Johnson joined UCCS in November 2012 and has been working in the Facilities Services Department as a Project Manager. In 2007, Brad graduated with degree in Construction Management from University of Nebraska at Kearney. During college, Brad was involved in numerous campus activities and clubs including holding a Treasurer position in the Construction Management Organization and involvement in Rho Epsilon real estate club. Upon graduating college, Brad moved to Denver Colorado and worked for a commercial general contractor. Working as a team they constructed medical and other types of buildings along the Front Range. Brad currently serves on their Homeowner’s Association board of directors and wishes to further pursue other opportunities on campus and in the Colorado Springs community.





  Member at Large: Carol Kumm,  Orientation Coordinator, Student Success Center, x 3181

Carol Kumm joined the UCCS family in December 2011. She serves as the Orientation Coordinator for UCCS. She trains the Orientation Welcome Leaders and puts together all of the orientations for incoming freshman and transfer students. Carol currently serves on the Nominations Committee for the National Orientation Director’s Association (NODA).Prior to UCCS Carol received her M.S. in Higher Education from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and a B.F.A. in Graphic Design from the Savannah College of Art and Design.